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Educational 20 Jan 2016

Auckland Zoo welcomes rare red panda cubs

Auckland Zoo is celebrating the arrival of two Nepalese red panda cubs

Environment 19 Jan 2016

New recycling drop-off points for Franklin

Auckland Council has finalised arrangements for two new recycling drop-off points for Franklin residents, open for business this month.

Environment 19 Jan 2016

Rare parakeet chicks hatch at Auckland Zoo

Auckland Zoo’s orange-fronted parakeet pair have hatched five little chicks and they're growing up fast.

Cycling 14 Jan 2016

More people than ever cycling to the city from the west

The number of people cycling into Auckland's city centre from the west for work or study is increasing.

Parks / Outdoors 13 Jan 2016

Hopping mad over growing rabbit problem

Rabbit numbers have grown rapidly at Western Springs Lakeside Park, prompting council staff to look at how to best manage the problem.

Business / Economy 23 Dec 2015

Good COP, Bad COP: Where did the historic Paris agreement land?

Some say the Paris agreement is “the world’s greatest diplomatic success”. Some say it doesn’t go far enough. Since I’ve read the text (and was in Paris), here’s my take on where things landed.

Business / Economy 23 Dec 2015

Auckland’s climate change effort acknowledged on world stage

Auckland has been admitted to the world’s leading local government climate change action group, C40.

Environment 21 Dec 2015

Zoo tales: Release the skinks!

This week on Zoo Tales, Auckland Zoo travels to Rotoroa Island to release 80 shore skinks.

Events40 Results

03 Jul 2022

Matariki at EcoMatters

Take part in free wānanga and workshops about environmental care, kaitiakitanga and mātauranga Māori.

03 Jul 2022

Re:generate Fashion Market

You will find some great second-hand bargains, vintage pieces, retro finds and so much more.

03 Jul 2022 - 07 Aug 2022

Tāwharanui Regional Park Planting Day

Help rangers and volunteers plant the trees raised by Tāwharanui Open Sanctuary Society Inc.

05 Jul 2022 - 20 Jul 2022

Plastic Free July: Cookie Mix in a Jar Workshop

Join the Auckland Council WasteWise Advisors at a library near you for some school holiday fun.

06 Jul 2022

Matariki ki Papakura – Kete Waikawa Workshop

Nau mai haere mai to a special harakeke (flax) weaving workshop.

07 Jul 2022

DIY Bokashi Buckets and Zing

Make an upcycled bokashi bin for your food scraps.

07 Jul 2022

Love Food Hate Waste presents Cooking Creatively With Most Wasted Foods – Bread & Fruit

As part of the Te Atatū Marae Matariki Workshop Series, join Love Food Hate Waste.

09 Jul 2022

Community Planting Day – Ōrewa Estuary

Help get more native plants in the ground.